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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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consecrate
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • Does a tiny particle of the consecrated bread contain all the body and blood of Jesus Christ or a part only of the body and blood?
  • If the wine change into vinegar and the host crumble into corruption after they have been consecrated, is Jesus Christ still present under their species as God and as man?

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  • The priest consecrated the chapel.
  • But, in a larger sense, we can not dedicate — we can not consecrate — we can not hallow — this ground. The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract. The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here.
    Abraham Lincoln

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